Philadelphia, PA, USA
This track is a playful beat made on a mix of hardware keyboards and software, flipping a little bit different side of street bass action.
Producer/DJ, Dev79, effortlessly weaves elements of grime, garage, hip hop, dubstep, footwork, among a plethora of other styles, with Philadelphia's cultural and musical history, into a tapestry of urban bass music that he, alongside compatriot, Starkey (Ninja Tune, Planet Mu), has dubbed "Street Bass." This sound is a worldwide movement encompassed by the output of their labels, Seclusiasis and Slit Jockey Records, which strive to bring forward thinking bleeding edge music to the masses. Dev79 has worked with some of the heaviest hitters in modern electronic music, having remixed and/or been remixed by the likes of B. Rich, Egyptrixx, DZ, Herve, Raffertie, Mele, Mestizo, Thrills, Edu K, Starkey, Pacheko, and countless others. Dev79 has been featured in publications such as XLR8R, Mishka, FACT, Frank151, Trash Menagerie, Knowledge and Discobelle. Known for his riotous DJ sets, Dev79 has kept dance floors sweaty across North America with his street bass selections, and has shared the stage alongside acts such as Drop the Lime, Lazer Sword, Junior Sanchez, AC Slater, Nigel Richards, Cobra Krames, Dave P, Bok Bok, Proper Villains, DJ Dara, Girl Talk, Jokers of the Scene, Poirer, Edu K, Plastician, Skepta, Digital Mystikz, 77Klash, Willy Joy, Dalek, Kastle, among others.